Related Information for Homebwoi Born in Griffin, Georgia, a rural industrial city 30 minutes south of Atlanta. Known throughout as “Grip-Town City” or simply, “Da Grip”, Griffin has produced athletic greats like NFL Hall of Fame member, Rayfield Wright, future Hall of Famer member, Jesse Tuggle, Olympic Women’s Track & Field gold medalist, Wyoma Tyus, and former NBA star, Darren Hancock, who Michael Jordan called “one of the best defensive players he’s ever faced”. Now, Griffin is setting its sights for the.. read more